Monday, February 27, 2006

Newspaper Contact Info (continually updated)

Philadelphia Daily News
P.O. Box 8263
Philadelphia, Pa. 19101
Phone: 215-854-2000
Website: http://www.philly.com/mld/dailynews
Comments Page: Contact List
Discussion Board: Forums
Political Leanings: Moderate
Distribution Area: Southeast PA., Philadelphia area
Circulation Area: Pennsylvania: Philadelphia County, Bucks County, Chester County, Delaware County, Montgomery County; New Jersey: Burlington County, Camden County, Gloucester County
Customers: 55% men; 46% attended college; 17% college graduates; median household income $52,472; 67.7% own their homes; median age of readers 39.9; 69.5% live in the city of Philadelphia
Readership: The Philadelphia Inquirer and The Philadelphia Daily News combined: 1,553,900 daily; 1,844,200 Sunday
Circulation: 139,983 daily, Monday through Saturday (Publisher's Statement, March 2004)

Philadelphia Inquirer
Website: Inquirer
Submissions to the op-ed page may be mailed to Commentary Page Editor:
The Philadelphia Inquirer, Box 41705, Philadelphia, PA 19101
Phone: (215)-854-4543 or (215)-854-4406
FAX: 215-854-4483
Contact Information LTEs: Inquirer.Letters@phillynews.com or
oped@phillynews.com
Guidelines: There are many opportunities for readers to have their opinions
published in The Inquirer either as letters (about 200 words) or essays
(about 700 words or less). The writer's name, home address, and a
daytime telephone number must be included for verification purposes.
Freelance writers must have a contract on file before their work can be
published.
Political Orientation: moderate
Circulation: largest and most influential newspaper in Philadelphia and
tri-state area.


Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Website: Post Gazette
Phone: (412) 263-1100
Fax: (412) 391-8452
Address: 34 Blvd of the Allies Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Letters to the Editor: Letters
Contact Page: Contact
Guidelines : Please be sure to include your address and phone number. Before any letter can be published in the Post-Gazette, the author must be verified.
Political Leanings: Moderate
Distribution Area: Southwest PA., including Greater Pittsburgh Metropolitan area, Allegheny, Westmorland and surrounding counties.
Circulation: Daily 240,930 Sunday 401,380

Tribune Review
Website: Tribune-Review
Phone: (724) 834-1151
Toll Free: 1-800-433-3045
Discussion Page: Discuss
Political Leanings: Hard Right
Circulation Area: Southwest PA., Greensburg area
Circulation: Daily 105,286 Sunday 163,215

Beaver County Times
400 Fair Ave., Beaver, Pa. 15009
Website: Times Online.com
Phone: (724) 775-3200
FAX: (724) 775-4180
Letters to the Editor, email timesletters@timesonline.com
Guidelines :Your opinion is welcome. Every letter, to be considered, must contain your name, address and phone number. Preference will be given to letters that do not exceed 300 words. Unsigned letters will be rejected. The letters are subject to editing, and none will be returned. Unused letters will not be acknowledged.
Letters should be clearly written, typewritten preferably, and signed.

Our Allegheny Times readers should address their letters to: Your Opinion, Allegheny Times, 894 Beaver Grade Road, Moon Township, Pa. 15108.

Our Beaver County Times readers should address their letters to: Your Opinion, Beaver County Times, P.O. Box 400, Beaver, Pa. 15009
Political Leanings: Moderate?
Circulation Area: Beaver County and the surrounding area
Circulation: The Beaver County Times has a circulation of 43,000 Monday through Friday and 50,000 Sunday.

The Tribune-Democrat
Website: Tribune-Democrat
Phone: (814) 532-5199
Fax: (814) 539-1409
Address: PO PO Box 340 Johnstown, PA 15907-0340
Reader's Forum: editorials
Guidelines: To encourage the widest use of this forum, letters must be limited to 250 words. All letters are subject to editing. The Tribune-Democrat does not publish anonymous letters or letters addressed to others.
Email: Newsroom@tribdem.com
Political Leanings: Found this editorial entitled: Power-hungry executive branch
Circulation Area: Johnstown and west central Pennsylvania
Circulation: 41,000

Erie Times News
Address: 310 French Street, Suite #103, Erie, PA 16507-1469
Website: GoErie.com
Phone: (814) 454-8853
Fax: (814) 459-9805
Letters to the editor: email- letters@timesnews.com
Talk to us Now: Go to GoErie.com scroll down a little and in the left hand column you'll see "Speak Out" and listed under it click on "Talk to us Now"
Political Leanings: ?
Circulation Area: Erie and Northwest Pennsylvania
Circulation: average weekday circulation of
approximately 59,454

The Daily American
Website: dailyamerican.com
Address: Somerset Co.
Phone: (814) 444-5900
Fax: (814) 444-5966
Managing Editor: (814)-444-5928 email: BrianW@dailyamerican.com
Distribution Area: Somerset (central PA), Berlin, Myersdale and the surrounding area
Circulation: 13,925

The Citizen's Voice
Website: citizensvoice.com
Address: Your Voice
The Citizens' Voice
75 North Washington St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
Phone: (570)301-TALK
Fax: (570)821-2247
E-mail:
yourvoice@citizensvoice.com
Guidelines: The Forum page of The Citizens' Voice welcomes
viewpoints from readers. Letters of 150 words or less - or
telephone messages of 30 seconds or less - are of the best
length. Long letters may be edited for space.
Every letter or call must include your name, address,
and telephone number for verification. Only the name and town
will be printed in the newspaper. Viewpoints are published free of charge.
Distribution Area: Wilkes Barra (NE PA), Kingston, Pittston, Nanticoke and the surrounding area
Circulation: 31,606

The Almanac
Address: 395 Valley Brook Road McMurray, PA 15317
Phone (724) 941-7725
Fax (724) 941-8685
Website: TheAlmanac.net
Feedback: Form
Political Leanings: ?
Circulation Area: South Hills, Washington Co. and southwestern Allegheny Co.
Circulation: 53,000

Butler Eagle
Website: Butler Eagle
Phone: 1-800-842-8098 x250
Address: P.O. Box 271
Butler, PA 16003-0271
Letters to the Editor: letters@butlereagle.com
Guidelines : Each web letter must be approved by the online manager. If your web letter is rude or offensive it may not be posted. You must include a name. If you post more than once a day, the first web letter will be posted. The others will be posted the following day and so on until they've all been posted. Political discussions will be stopped two weeks prior to any election. If you still have questions regarding web letters you can send us an email.
Political Leanings: Moderate
Distribution Area: Butler, Point, Slippery Rock, Chicora, Renfrew PA., and surrounding area
Circulation: Daily 28,115

Center Daily Times
Website: CenterDaily.com
Phone: (814) 238-5000 or (800) 327-5500
Address: 3400 E. College Ave.
State College, PA 16801
Letters to the Editor: cdtletters@centredaily.com
Guidelines : None listed, but I would suggest being courteous, include your name and keep it under 250 words.
Political Leanings: ?
Distribution Area: Happy Valley, central PA.

Philly Burbs
Website: phillyburbs.com
Phone: (215)-269-5061
Letters to the Editor: Feedback
Guidelines : None listed, but I would suggest being courteous, include your name and keep it under 250 words.
Political Leanings: ?
Distribution Area: Philadelphia Suburbs

The Morning Call
Website: mcall.com
Phone: (610-820-6708)
Letters to the Editor: letters@mcall.com
Guidelines : None listed, but I would suggest being courteous, include your name and keep it under 250 words.
Political Leanings: ?
Distribution Area: Allentown, Bethlehem, northeast PA.
Circulation: 111,956

The Bradford Era
Website: Bradford
Letters to the Editor: martyw@bradfordera.com
Guidelines: None listed, but I would suggest being courteous, include your name and keep it under 250 words.
Circulation Area: Bradford in north central Pennsylvania
Circulation: 10,762

The Sentinel
Website: Sentinel
Address: 457 E. North St.
Carlisle, Pa 17013
Phone: (717) 243-2611, (717) 530-0155
Fax: (717) 243-3121
Letters to the Editor: fburgess@cumberlink.com
Guidelines: None listed, but I would suggest being courteous, include your name and keep it under 250 words.
Circulation Area: Carlisle, Newville, Mechanicsburg
Circulation: 14,543

The Altoona Mirror
Address: 301 Cayuga Ave.,
Altoona, PA 16602
Phone: 814-946-7411 (local)
Guidelines: The Mirror welcomes letters to the editor from its readers. Letters should be less than 300 words, be about a public topic and be written to address the general public and not a specific individual. The Mirror does not print chain letters, poetry or mailings to multiple addressees. In addition to the daily Opinion Page, the Mirror also accepts letters to Voice of the Fan in the Sunday Sports section. Letters that are libelous or in poor taste will not be printed. The Mirror has the right to edit or reject any letters.

All letters must include the writer's legal name, complete mailing address, and home and daytime telephone numbers for verification purposes. The letter must appear with the writer's name and town. Letters concerning political campaigns should be submitted at least three weeks prior to the election. Submit your letter by emailing opinion@altoonamirror.com, fax at (814) 946-7540, mail Altoona Mirror letters, P.O. Box 2008, Altoona, PA 16603 or in person weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call (814) 946-7537.

Chambersburg Public Opinion
Address: 77 N. 3rd Street
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Phone:(717) 264-6161
Or use form
Gannett-owned.

Fulton County News
Submit Letter to Editor

Gettysburg Times
Address:Gettysburg Times
Attn: Editor
1570 Fairfield Road
Gettysburg, PA 17325
Fax to:(717) 334-4243
E-mail:editor@gburgtimes.com
Guidelines: The Gettysburg Times welcomes letters to the editor.
1. They must include the author's name, a postal mailing address and a daytime phone number for verification.
2. Limit length to 300 words.
3. No poetry.
4. We publish the same author no more than once per month.

Hanover Evening-Sun
Address:135 Baltimore Street, P.O. Box 514, Hanover, PA 17331
Phone:(717) 637-3736
FAX:(717) 637-7730
Marc Charisse
Editor-in-Chief:mcharisse@eveningsun.com
Ext. 112
Wanda Murren
Opinion Page Editor:wmurren@eveningsun.com
Ext. 141

Harrisburg Patriot-News
Address: 812 Market St.
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Phone: (717) 255-8100, Toll Free 1-800-692-7207
Fax:(717) 255-8456
Letter to the editor: letters@patriot-news.com
Guidlines: To be considered for publication, a letter must include the writer's name (no initials or pen names), address and telephone number. We don't publish copies, form letters, poetry or letters addressed to anyone other than the editor. We routinely edit for length, accuracy and clarity. Please limit your letter to 200 words. Please write no more than once a month. All submissions become the property of The Patriot-New Co. Submissions may be edited and may be published or otherwise reused in any medium.

Lancaster Intelligencer Journal
Address: Readers' Forum
Intelligencer Journal
P.O. Box 1328
Lancaster, PA 17608-1328
Email: IntellLetters@lnpnews.com
Guidelines:The Intelligencer Journal welcomes letters from readers. To be considered for publication, they must be signed and include a complete address and telephone number. Letters should be on public issues, not personal matters. Please limit to 250 word or less. All are subject to editing and condensation. The Intelligencer Journal does not publish thank you letters, copies of letters to other individuals or poetry.
When sending letters with the form below or through e-mail, please add your name, street address and daytime telephone number for confirmation.

Lancaster New Era
Address: The Editor, Lancaster New Era, P.O. Box 1328, Lancaster, PA 17608-1328.
Fax:(717)399-6506
Email: neweraLetters@lnpnews.com
Guidelines: The New Era welcomes letters on issues of public concern. All letters must be signed. Name and municipality of residence will be printed. Complete address and daytime telephone number must be given for verification. Unsigned letters and copies of letters to third parties will not be published. Letters should be to the point and not over 300 words. The New Era will condense long letters.

Lancaster Sunday News
Ways to submit letters
Address:Letters to the Editor, Sunday News, P.O. Box 1328, Lancaster, PA 17608-1328.
Phone: (717)399-6504 - limit calls to 3 minutes.
Fax: (717)291-4950
Email: sunnews@lnpnews.com
Or use the form:lancasteronline
Guidelines: The Sunday News welcomes letters. All must be signed and should contain an address and daytime telephone number where the writer can be contacted to verify. Names and hometowns of writers will used. Short letters, not to exceed 300 words, are preferred. The Sunday News will edit letters for spelling, grammar, and length.

Lebanon Daily News
Form: sendletter
Guidelines: Letters to the editor must bear full address and daytime telephone number for verification purposes only. There is a 400-word limit on letters, except for thank you letters, which are limited to 150 words. Letters may be edited for clarity or brevity or legal reasons. Writers are limited to one letter in a 30-day period. If you wish not to use the online form, write us at Lebanon Daily News 718 Poplar Street, Lebanon, PA 17042 . No letter will be published unless the author can be contacted by telephone for verification.

Lewistown Sentinel
Address: P.O. Box 588
Lewistown,PA 17044
Phone: 717-248-6741

Perry County Times
Email: editor@perrycountytimes.com
NB: Perry County is the only county in Pennsylvania without a traffic light. Submit at your own risk.

Pottsville Republican and Herald
Address: REPUBLICAN & Herald
Box 209, Pottsville, PA 17901
Email: yourviews@republicanherald.com

Reading Eagle
Address: P.O. Box 582
345 Penn St.
Reading, PA
19603-0582
Phone: 610-371-5000 or 1-800-633-7222
Letters form: LettersToTheEditor
Guidelines: We welcome letters from readers. Letters should be brief
(about 200 words) and address a specific topic of general
public concern or interest. For verification purposes,
include your full name, address, e-mail address and
telephone number (day and evening). Concise letters
will get preferential treatment and are less likely to
be condensed.

Shamokin News-Item
Address: 707 N. Rock St.
Shamokin, PA 17872
Phone: (570) 644-6397
Editorial Fax: (570) 648-7581
E-mail: jake_b@newsitem.com

Sunbury Daily Item
address:200 Market Street
Sunbury PA 17801
Telephone: 570.286.5671 or 800.792.2303
Fax: 570.286.2570
Doesn't appear to be a way to submit via web.

Waynesboro Record-Herald
Address: Editor, The Record Herald, P.O. Box 271, Wayneboro, PA 17268
Fax:(717) 762-3824
E-mail: news@therecordherald.com
Guidelines: Letters to the editor must be signed and must carry the writer's full name and address. A daytime phone number must be included for verification purposes only. Only the name and town will be published. Letters must be no longer than 400 words, and thank-you letters must be limited to 200 words. Letters longer than our guidelines will be edited at our discretion or returned to the sender for editing. We don't publish personal attacks, poetry, open letters, copies of letters sent elsewhere or unattributed information downloaded from the Internet.

The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Address: 252 W. Fourth Street
Williamsport,PA 17701
570-326-1551
Form: Sun-Gazette
Form allows a letter to be submitted also to Lock Haven Express.

York Daily Record
Address:122 S. George St., P.O. Box 15122
York, PA 17405
Phone: (717) 771-2049
Form: Letters to the editor
E-mail: Scott Fisher, Assistant Managing Editor / Viewpoints and Op-Ed
Guidelines: Letters to the editor should be fewer than 300 words. Letters must include the writer's full name, address, and telephone number for verification.

York Dispatch
Address: 205 N. George St.
York, PA 17401
Phone (717)-854-1575
Fax (717)-843-2958
Email: letters@yorkdispatch.com, and sent in the text of the e-mail, not as an attachment.
Guidelines: The York Dispatch welcomes letters to the editor and longer Other Voices pieces. Length: 400 words or less for letters, 800 words for Other Voices. For verification: All letters must be signed and must include the writers full address and daytime telephone number.